The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 76 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.20% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -35.86%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
477 262 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.78% 97.76% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 458 256 203
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Architect
Bedfordshire

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Bedford region.

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Bedford

Lead Architect
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft